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Spring 2019 Event Details

Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Place: Glick Ballrooms, Fourth Floor,
             Joe Crowley Student Union,
             University of Nevada, Reno

REGISTER NOW! 

Registration Cost:     

Regular Registration: $300 Business/Private Sector; $100 nonprofits and government – November 1 - February 2, 2019

Late Registration:  $350 Business/Private Sector; $125 non-profits and government – After February 3   

EMPLOYER REGISTRATION

Information for Students



As an employer, do you need talented, hard-working people who have:

  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, quantitative and decision-making skills?
  • Creativity and trouble-shooting skills?
  • Intellectual curiosity, drive and the tenacity to find workable solutions?

If so, you need to REGISTER and ATTEND the University of Nevada, Reno STEM Career & Internship Fair!

Here, you'll meet STEM students from a variety of the most in-demand disciplines – including:
  • Agriculture and Biotechnology
  • Engineering, Math, Big Data and Statistics
  • Physical & Earth Sciences, GIS, Remote Sensing, UAV/UAS and more!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? YOU AND YOUR TEAM! Check out last year's attendees, learn interesting stats and see our list of majors.

BECOME A SPONSOR! Your company can be one of our Career Fair Sponsors for as little as $50! Support the University AND get your name out there to the talented workforce of the future!

WHAT TO BRING:

  • A list of positions you are actively trying to fill and a list of positions that will become open in the near future.
  • Talking points for your staff who are working at career fair tables.
  • Any marketing or swag items you want to give to the 400+ STEM students who will attend!

What comes with registration?

  • Registration for two representatives
  • One 3' x 6' table
  • Two chairs
  • One 6' x 9' space (NOTE: Your table, chairs and display materials are limited to this space.)
  • Parking for two vehicles
  • Two name tags for your listed representatives
  • Two box lunches (Choice of turkey or vegetarian)

All companies attending the STEM Career & Internship Fair agree to abide by our Terms and Policies

If you have further questions, email Katia Albright, or call (775) 682-8370.


The Spring 2018 STEM Career and Internship Fair was held on February 14, 2018. Here are some of the statistics from that event:

  • Over 410 Students in attendance. These were from 35+ different majors at the University.
  • 42 Companies/organizations. Representing the following industries: Construction, Mining, Public Administration, Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting, Health Care & Social Assistance, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, and Other Services.
  • Campus resources. Helpful information on various campus resources for students from the following offices: McNair Scholars, NevadaTeach, Office of Undergraduate Research, and USAC.
  • Job Board. In addition to the companies in attendance, students were able to access 50 additional opportunities for STEM majors (list of postings shared).

If you are interested in participating in the next STEM Career & Internship Fair (February 13, 2019), registration will open in Fall 2018.


Our STEM Majors

Biological, Natural Resources, Life, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

STEM Majors Bio Sciences

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Forest Management and Ecology
  • Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
  • Natural Resources
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition (with Specializations)
    • Dietetics
    • Nutritional Science
  • Rangeland Ecology and Management
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife Ecology and Conservation

Engineering, Mathematics, and Computing

STEM Majors Computing, Engineering & Math

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geological Engineering
  • Material Sciences and Engineering
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering


Physical and Earth Sciences

STEM Majors Physical & Earth Sciences

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Ecohydrology
  • Environmental Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geophysics
  • Hydrogeology
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Physics



Registered Employers in Spring 2018

Below is a list of the companies that participated in the Spring 2018 STEM Career & Internship Fair. Here is a list of the majors these companies sought to hire.


  • Asia Union Electronic Chemicals- Reno, Inc.
  • Barrick Gold Corporation
  • Bureau of Land Management- Division of Minerals Management
  • Charles River Laboratories
  • Coeur Mining
  • County of Placer
  • Eastern Nevada Landscape Coalition
  • Friends of Nevada Wilderness
  • Frontline Systems Inc.
  • Geologic Associates, Inc.
  • Geotemps, INC
  • Great Basin Institute
  • Hamilton Company
  • Kappes, Cassiday & Associates
  • Kinross- Round Mountain
  • McClelland Laboratories, Inc.
  • NDEP- Water Quality Planning
  • Nevada Army National Guard
  • Nevada Department of Agriculture
  • Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
  • Nevada Division of Forestry
  • Nevada Division of Transportation
  • Nevada Division of Wildlife
  • Nevada State Parks
  • Nevada System of Higher Ed- SPO/EPSCOR
  • Newmont
  • Now Foods
  • Renown Health
  • Sierra Nevada Journeys
  • Southwest Gas Corporation
  • SRK Consulting
  • SSR Mining- Marigold
  • State of Nevada- DHRM
  • Truckee Meadows Water Authority
  • United States Forest Service- Humboldt-Toiyable National Forest
  • Urban Roots
  • USDA Forest Service
  • USDA- Natural Resources Conservation Services
  • Washoe County School District
  • Western Cultural Resource Management, Inc.
  • Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
  • Zonge International